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# Just like Congress is the legislative branch of the Federal

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09 Jul 2004, 16:50
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Just like Congress is the legislative branch of the Federal government of the united states, so Parliament is the legislative body of the united kingdom of Great britain and Northern Ireland

A)Just like Congress is the legislative branch of the Federal government
of the united states, so

B)As Congessis the legislative branch of the Federal government of
United States,

C)As Congress is the legislative branch of the federal government of
the United states, in the same way

D)Just as Congress is the legislative branch of
the federal government of the united states,so

E)Just as the federal government of the united states' legisaltive
branch is congress,

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09 Jul 2004, 17:10
will try to explain a bit later.

considering the idiom, answer is D (just as...so)

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09 Jul 2004, 20:10
I would go for D too, because of the IDIOM .. 'Just as..so'
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09 Jul 2004, 21:28
Must be D. Testing idiom "just as... so" as DJ mentioned
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09 Jul 2004, 22:27
vkranthi7 wrote:
Can any one explain what is wrong with C

kranthi

it is just unecessarily wordier and does not use the right idiom "just as... so is..." You should commit that idiom to memory as it could very likely be tested in the exam
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09 Jul 2004, 22:27
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